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Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure will join parent SoftBank’s board of directors

Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure was nominated to the board of Tokyo-based SoftBank Group, which owns more than 80 percent of Sprint’s shares. The addition comes as SoftBank is deciding whether to sell Sprint, buy another telecommunications company or seek a merger. SoftBank has identified a merger with rival T-Mobile as a “first priority” among many options.

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